July 31, 2018


The Books We Read:
Monkey: A Trickster Tale From India
by Gerald McDermott
This Is Not My Hat by Jon Klassen
Hare and Tortoise by Alison Murray

Songs & Activities:
We Clap and Say Hello
We clap and say hello! We clap and say hello!
With our friends at storytime, we clap and say hello!

We [wiggle, jump, hop, stomp, dance, spin, whisper] and say hello...
Credit: Adapted from Jbrary

Five Little Monkeys
Five little monkeys swinging from a tree, teasing Mr. Crocodile, "You can't catch me!"
Well, along comes Mr. Crocodile, quiet as can be, and he SNAPS that monkey right out of the tree.
[Count down until there are no monkeys left.]

Credit: Traditional

Craft—First-Prize Ribbons

Inspired by our prize-winning tortoise in Hare and Tortoise, kids made their own special sparkly ribbons.